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Ten Years After – Thinking About a Decade Spent at Blogcritics

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During these ten years at BC, I have written about so many topics, all made possible by this forum where writers are welcomed, nurtured, and encouraged. Read More »

Rachel Dolezal, Caitlyn Jenner, and Ernest Hemingway – Understanding the Narrative of Self

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This is the lot of celebrities and their worst nightmare – the self-narrative taken out of their own hands and spun out of control. Read More »

Interview: Jack Eadon, Author of ‘Got to Make It!’

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"Keep on goin’ works. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Wrestling for My Life,’ Inspirational Autobiography by Shawn Michaels

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Instead of being a book of bumps and bruises, 'Wrestling for My Life' is an earnest account of how Michaels heals himself, both physically and spiritually. Read More »

Interview: Grace Mineta, the Texan in Tokyo (‘My Japanese Husband Thinks I’m Crazy’)

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The Texan behind the popular 'Texan in Tokyo' blog and author of 'My Japanse Husband Thinks I'm Crazy' talks about how she got started, and the costs of 'making it big.' Read More »

Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary Giveaway: ‘Owsley and Me: My LSD Family’ Memoir by Rhoney Gissen Stanley

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Stanley's memoir chronicles her life working in the Acid King's lab, and as the third angle in a love triangle, and later under the care of the Grateful Dead. Read More »

Book Review: Anson Williams’s ‘Singing to a Bulldog: From “Happy Days” to Hollywood Director’

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Anson Williams' memoir show us that the path to greatness, even for ordinary people, is possible – one small step at a time. Read More »

‘Sorry for Your Loss’ – On the Death of an Estranged Brother

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How do you cope with the loss of an estranged sibling, and the outpourings of sympathy from well-intentioned friends? Read More »

Book Review: ‘Brothers Forever’ by Tom Sileo and Colonel Tom Manion

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A Marine and a Sailor formed an enduring bond before giving their lives for what they truly believed in. Read More »

The Funeral

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"I'm tired of preaching funeral sermons about dead people who have never lived to dead people who have never lived," said Reverend Ledbetter. Read More »